A Deep Offense to God, and to Humanity …

Today, from the Jerusalem Post: Islamic State militants have killed at least 500 members of Iraq’s Yazidi minority, burying some alive and taking hundreds of women as slaves, an Iraqi government minister said on Sunday. Human rights minister Mohammed Shia al-Sudani accused the Sunni Muslim insurgents – who have ordered the community they regard as “devil…

“Attackers went to churches with bombs and guns”…

This just in today… “Maiduguri: Suspected Islamist militants killed dozens of people in an attack on three Nigerian villages, including one targeting worshippers at a church, a few kilometres from Chibok, the scene of an abduction of more than 200 school girls. Residents said the gunmen riding on motorcycles opened fire on worshippers and pursued them…

Another Mass Shooting – UCSB – 7 Dead – Why? What Ought We to Do?

Very sad.  Another young person lashes out and kills seven classmates, because he felt “rejected” and without hope for the future.  He posted a video outlining his feelings about being rejected and without love, and his plan to have revenge.  “Severely mentally disturbed” is how he is being labeled by the authorities. Link:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/24/elliot-rodger-video-confession_n_5385175.html So…

Jesus Wife Fragment Appears to be a Hoax After All

Here is a recent post by Dr. Jerry Pattengale….. “How the ‘Jesus’ Wife’ Hoax Fell Apart” By Jerry Pattengale May 1, 2014 7:17 p.m. ET In September 2012, Harvard Divinity School professor Karen King announced the discovery of a Coptic (ancient Egyptian) gospel text on a papyrus fragment that contained the phrase “Jesus said to them,…